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Mt Aspiring DOC TRACKS update 7th September 2010
An update as on 7th September 2010
Mt Aspiring DOC TRACKS update 2nd August 2010
A fresh update as on Monday the 2nd of August 2010
Mt Aspiring DOC TRACKS update 19th November 2009
An update as on 19th November 2009
Mt Aspiring DOC TRACKS update 9th November 2009
An update as on 9th November 2009
NP Mt ASPIRING DOC UPDATE (7. 9. 2009)
A new update from the Department of Conservation Visitor Centre Queenstown
Routeburn Bridge Closure
Next month the Department of Conservation will be working on the upgrade of the first swing bridge at the start of the Routeburn Track. During the upgrade the bridge will be closed, and although the track will remain open no alternative crossing will be put in place.
Start date and track closure dates are from the 8th
June 2009 until the 24th
DOC hopes to complete blasting, tower erecting and cable anchors during the first week. The completion date of the 24th
of June (or earlier) is subject to approval and testing by DOC engineer Tim Cross.
Official leaflet can be found here: